Tuesday, July 30, 2013
ATLANTA – A winning Georgia Lottery ticket worth $227,137 was sold in Atkinson County. Aden’s Minit Market #66, located at 104 Church St. N. in Pearson, sold the winning ticket that matched all five numbers from the July 27 Fantasy 5 drawing.
The winner, Willie Gager of Axson, claimed the jackpot prize Monday at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Tifton.
Winning numbers from the July 27 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 8-17-29-32-38.
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